freetype package in Ubuntu

freetype2-demos: FreeType 2 demonstration programs
freetype2-demos-dbgsym: debug symbols for freetype2-demos
freetype2-doc: FreeType 2 font engine, development documentation
libfreetype-dev: FreeType 2 font engine, development files
libfreetype6: FreeType 2 font engine, shared library files
libfreetype6-dbgsym: debug symbols for libfreetype6
libfreetype6-dev: FreeType 2 font engine, development files (transitional package)

This package has 1 new bug and 0 open questions.

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Ubuntu Developers
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FreeType is a high-quality and portable font engine that is capable of supporting several font formats (be they bitmapped or scalable) through a simple and uniform interface.

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2.6.1-0.1ubuntu2.5 security, updates (main)
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2.5.2-1ubuntu2.8 security, updates (main)
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